Our campaign is huge. We’re winning. We are powerful, we are strong. Today’s highlight is a video that shows that our strike has support from all over the world. Unions leaders in 50+ countries think that “One Job Should Be Enough.”
The video includes messages of solidarity from Argentina, Australia, Bangladesh, Belgium, Benin, Burkina Faso, Costa Rica, Denmark, Germany, Spain, Fiji, Finland, France, Guyana, Haiti, the City of Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iceland, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Lithuania, Malawi, Malaysia, Morocco, Myanmar, Norway, Austria, Pakistan, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, the UK, Wales, Yemen, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Please share this video with everyone! Especially your co-workers.
At Local 30 in San Diego, elected officials in the Blue Wave tour marched with the strikers at the Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter.
HAPPENING NOW: The California Democratic Party #BlueWave Tour is marching with Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter workers…
Local 19 in San Jose is voting for union allies to get elected to City Council!
Marriott Strikers getting out the vote to elect Maya Esparza to the San Jose City Council!
5th graders in Boston gave Local 26 strikers a shout-out after learning about the history of unions.
The 5th grade class of the Boston Workers' Circle @CircleBoston knows that #1job should be enough for Marriott workers after learning about the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in shule this week. #MarriottStrike #thekidsarealright pic.twitter.com/qPlT7s00sk
— UNITE HERE Local 26 (@UNITEHERE26) November 5, 2018
Local 5 had some young drummers on the picket lines, bringing the rhythm. 🥁
— Unite Here! Local 5 #1job (@uniteherehawaii) November 5, 2018
Local 2 did a “fact check” for conference participants receiving confusing information about their picket lines. 📝
🚨 FACT CHECK 🚨
— UNITE HERE Local 2 #1job (@UniteHereLocal2) November 1, 2018
In New York, supporters of our strike leafletted outside of the offices of the National Association of REITs (one of the kinds of owners of our hotels), and a customer of Marriott hotels.
Rain or Shine! We’re On the Picket Lines!